Technology for Makerspaces
A Guide to the Best Games, Gadgets, and GiBook - 2018
Learn the tools and technologies available to take any makerspace to the next level!
This innovative guide explains cutting-edge technologies and activities for makers of all types and ages and shows, step-by-step, how to quickly and radically transform any makerspace. Technology for Makerspaces: A Guide to the Best Games, Gadgets, and Gizmos for Education and Innovation covers the entire spectrum of components and is logically organized by skillset and implementation strategy.
Written by "Games & Gadgets" guru Brian Pichman, the guide offers a single source for reliable, fact-checked information. You will learn to easily determine the best resources for starting or expanding a makerspace. The book lays out a world of options, including tangible play, tangible and drawing circuits, robotics, virtual reality, 3D printing, programming, and more.
* Helps determine what gadgets and activities best fit in individual makerspaces
* Explains what each technology does, how it works, and why it's useful
* Written by an experienced makerspace creator and director